Administrative Information

Pigi (Prefecture of Iraklio)

Reduced admission for:
Escorting parents on educational visits of primary schools.
Escorting teachers during educational visits of schools and institutions of primary, secondary and tertiary education and of military schools.
Holders of a free pass
Free admission for:
Greek citizens and citizens of other Member - States of the European Union who are over 65 years old, upon presentation of their ID card or passport for verification of their age and country of origin.
Members of Societies and Associations of Friends of Museums and Archaeological Sites, upon presentation of their certified membership card.
Members of the ICOM-ICOMOS, upon presentation of their membership card
Official guests of the Greek State, after approval from the General Directorate of Antiquities and Cultural Heritage.
Students of University - Higher Education Institutes, Technological Educational Institutes, Military Schools or equivalent Schools of EU member states, as well as Schools of Guides, upon presentation of their student identity card
Students of University - Higher Education Institutes, Technological Educational Institutes or equivalent Schools of countries from outside the European Union, upon presentation of their student ID cards
The employees of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports and the Archaeological Receipts Fund, upon presentation of their service ID card.
Young people, up to the age of 18, upon presentation of their Identity Card or passport for age confirmation.


  Suggestive Bibliography
Χατζηδάκης M., "Τοιχογραφίες στην Κρήτη", Κρητικά Χρονικά 6 (1952), 66
Παπαδάκη Στ., "Μεσαιωνικά Κρήτης", ΑΔ 19 τ. Β3 (Χρονικά) (1964), 459
Παπαδάκη Στ., "Μεσαιωνικά Κρήτης", ΑΔ 20, τ. Β3 (Χρονικά) (1965), 461
Μπορμπουδάκης M., "Η βυζαντινή τέχνη ως την πρώιμη Βενετοκρατία" στο Κρήτη: ιστορία και πολιτισμός (τ. Β'), Ηράκλειο 1988, 66-67
See also
Other monuments and museums in the same prefecture
Aqueduct "Megali Brisi" at Krasi
Archanes' palace
Building of "Efkafi" - Property of Stephanos Meliaras' heirs
Cave Agia Paraskevi
Church of Agios Konstantinos
Church of the Panagia at Fodele
Collection of Agios Matthaios of Sinai
Eileithyia cave
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
Historical Museum of Crete